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BMW Wants to Build Elevated Bikeways

BMW is known for building luxury cars but now it wants to branch out- into bike infrastructure. According to Wired, the automaker wants to build a network of bike lanes above street level and call I the the E3 Way— elevated, electric, and efficient. BMW says this...

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Coffee to Power London Buses

Waste coffee grounds will be used to help power some of London's buses. According to the BBC, a biofuel created by blending oil extracted from coffee waste with diesel is to be added to the public transport fuel supply. Technology firm bio-bean says it has produced...

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Holiday Closures

A reminder that area government offices, including SRTC, will be closed this Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23 and 24 for Thanksgiving. Spokane Valley's city business offices will close at noon on Wednesday, Nov. 22. Residents and visitors don’t have to plug parking meters...

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The Swedish Approach to Road Safety

The United States has something called Vision Zero, a goal that, by the year 2024, Washington, DC will reach zero fatalities and serious injuries to travelers, through more effective use of data, education, enforcement, and engineering. Sweden has a similar campaign...

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